Checkup Newsroom (ENT)

2019
July
17,
2019
| 09:59 PM America/Chicago
An ear infection isn’t likely to stop your child from wanting to get in the pool and swim. But as the parent you may be wondering, “Can my child go swimming with an ear infection?” That’s a question we hear quite a bit, especially during the summe...
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2018
June
22,
2018
| 08:22 PM America/Chicago
By now you've probably met Ayla. The video of her hearing for the first time after a successful cochlear implant by Cook Children's Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon Kristen Honsinger, M.D., has become a viral sensation. Will and Anna Esler, Ayla's par...
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2016
May
12,
2016
| 09:58 PM America/Chicago
Your baby is fussy, she’s running a temperature, and you’re no doctor, but she’s still pulling at her ear. Do you take her in? Do you wait it out? Will it be antibiotics? Again? Parenthood is hard, and this scenario is one all too familiar to pare...
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2014
September
30,
2014
| 06:07 PM America/Chicago
“She sounds like a freight train coming down the hall.”“He snores just like his daddy.”Are these things that you have said about your child? If so, you may want to ask your doctor if your child might have sleep apnea. Because pediatricians often forg...
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